Connections Between Derby 141 and the Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight

04/29/2015 07:30 AM

Two of the biggest sporting events in the world will happen on May second. The Kentucky Derby 141 and the years-in-the-making showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. What do these two events have in common besides the fact they will occur within the same 24 hour span?

The answer to that question is simple: a horse with an interesting name. “It’s A Knockout”.

We talked with Jack and Laurie Wolf, a husband and wife team who own “It’s A Knockout” to find out what goes into owning a derby horse, how they handle the stress of Derby season and how their horse’s name led them to help promote one of the biggest fights in boxing history.


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